Joe Manganiello's wife Sofia Vergara: career, net worth, personal life, early life, facts

May 25, 2018Joe Manganiello's wife Sofia Vergara: career, net worth, personal life, early life, facts

Who is Sofia Vergara?

Sofia Vergara is a Colombian-American actress, model, TV host, and entrepreneur. She is one of the highest paid actresses in Hollywood. She is well known for her role as ‘Gloria Delgado-Pritchett’ in series ‘Modern Family’. People magazine has announced Sofia to be one of the ‘50 most beautiful people’.

How did Sofia Vergara start her career?

Sofia Vergara started her career at the age of 17 as a model, after a photographer spotted her on a Colombian beach. Then, she began her job in modeling and television. The major job she did on television was co-hosting the Univision travel show, "Fuera de Serie" in Colombia which gave her exposure in the US. She appeared in a Pepsi commercial at the age of 17. Later she started working as a runway model, at the age of 20. In order to explore herself in acting, Vergara started her acting career in 2002 with the criminal comedy film "Big Trouble". Although, her first significant role as an actor was seen in the movie "Chasing Papi". Vergara was cast in the movie "Four Brothers" in 2005. Her other early movies are "Meet the Browns" in 2008 and "Madea Goes to Jail" in 2009.

She has also appeared on a number of TV shows including "Baywatch" and "Entourage". In 2005 and 2007 respectively, she appeared in TV series "Hot Properties" and "The Knights of Prosperity". The exclusive performance of Sofia was seen in the series "Modern Family" which was aired on ABC and ran for 8 seasons. The popularity she gained from "Modern Family" helped her get huge fans and fame. Some of her feature films are "The Smurfs", "The Three Stooges", "Machete Kills", "Chef", "Don’t Mess with Texas", "Hot Pursuit", "The Female Brain", etc. She was nominated for four Golden Globe Awards, four Primetime Emmy Awards and Seven Screen Actors Guild Awards for the character she portrayed in ‘Modern Family’. Also, she was nominated for an ALMA Award for ‘Best Actress in the film’ for her performance in ‘Madea Goes to Jail’. She received ‘People’s Choice Award’ for the ‘Favorite Comedic TV Actress’ in 2017.

What can be the net worth of Sofia Vergara?

The estimated net worth of Sofia is $100 million. She lives in a seven-bedroom Italian inspired villa in Beverly Hills, California which costs $10.6 million. She has an estimated annual salary of $41 million. She has some of the expensive car collections like Porsche 911, Mercedes S class, Range Rov, r and Jaguar XF.

Who is in the personal life of Sofia Vergara?

Vergara married to her high school boyfriend, Joe Gonzalez in 1991. On September 16, 1992, she gave birth to a son Manolo Gonzalez- Ripoll Vergara. But, the relationship between Sofia and Joe did not last long. They got divorced in 1993. Then, Sofia raised her son as a single working mother. Vergara later got engaged to Nick Loeb, a New Yorker and film production company co-owner on July 2012. However, the couple quit their relationship in May 2014. On July 2014, Sofia started dating Joe Manganiello, an American film, television and theater actor, producer and author. After six months of dating, they got engaged and married on November 21, 2015.

How was the early life of Sofia Vergara?

The real name of Sofia Vergara is Sofia Margarita Vergara Vergara. She was born on July 10, 1972, in Barranquilla, Atlantico, Colombia to mother Margarita Vergara Davila De Vergara who is a housewife and father Julio Enrique Vergara Robayo a cattle farmer for the meat industry. She is called by the nickname ‘La Tito’ in her family since childhood. She is a Colombian, American. She completed her school studies in Marymount International School at Barranquilla, a private bilingual Spanish/ English School. For higher studies, Vergara joined University in Colombia to study dentistry but, she left the University without completing the last two semesters of dentistry to pursue her career in entertainment industry.

Facts about Sofia Vergara:

She likes reading books at free hours. She completes 4-5 books in a month. She can’t deny sweets. Her close friend is Shakira whom we all know as a singer. She launched her own clothing store named ‘Sofia by Sofia Vergara’ at Kmart. She was honored with a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 2014 after she became US Citizen.


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